Pratheeksha Foundation established under the Charitable Institutions Act is a voluntary organisation based in Piravom in the District of Ernakulam in ever loving memory of Narekattu N M Varghese who was a great socialist leader passed away in the year 1999.

N M Varghese
27/10/1915 - 28/10/1999

He was a freedom fighter and a true Gandhian who upheld the philosophy without any flaw. His life was of continuous struggle towards achieving this. He has devoted his time for the overall development of the village, the under previleged, for the values he has fought for and for that he didn’t expect anything in return.

He lead a simple life which was full of truthfulness, determination, and hard work. He was a man of principles who had even denied the fortunes that came his way and has left apart several positions.

It is in fond memories of this great leader and "Patriot" the Narekattu family has founded Pratheeksha Foundation, which is aimed at supporting poor families for the childrens education, career guidance, emergency medical help and financially assist for housing, marriage expenses of unmarried girls


Free education to poor but brilliant children.

Free health care and Ambulance Service to the poor in any emergencies.

To provide shelter and employment to the poor.

To help girls of poor families to meet marriage expenses.

Narekattu House, Piravom Post, Ernakulam Dist., Pin: 686664 M : +91 8197273748, 9446587785 / T : 0484 2317785 E :   info@pratheeksha.net